This well known story from the Gospel of John deserves a "revisit" as we celebrate Women's Day. Some of our traditional interpretations are spiritually immature, exegetically irresponsible, and theologically deficient.I encourage the reviewing of this story through a lens that steers clear of slandering this precious women's character. Visit "Faith…
During this Lenten Season we can be reminded that Jesus took his disciples on a retreat up onto a mountain to a place of prayer. It there on the mountain top that they saw Jesus in a different way and heard the voice of God. We can all use a…
This well known parable raises often "overlooked" relevant questions for us today. Please visit "Faith Talk" @www.revjaystuartglover.com and join our mailing list. #prodigalson #family #dysfunctionalfamily #findinggod #repentance #godsloveneverfails
The Lenten Season of 2023 is upon us. How can we respond to this invitation to repent and believe the Gospel? #lent #sacrifice #repentance #faith Visit Faith Talk @www.revjaystuartglover.com
Dr Karen Blacks has written a wonderful book entitled "Experiencing God in the Ordinary." Her reflections on the closeness of God in this book were inspired from her devotions, reflections and prayers. We can find God everyday, in all things. #god #ordinarytime #findinggod #religious
The world we live in can wear us down with all that is going on. One thing for sure is that we should never get tired of doing good. #perserverançe #healing #faith #justice #gooddeeds Visit Faith Talk @www.revjaystuartglover.com
Please pray for the family, for justice, peace, and renewal. #justice #peace #peacefulprotest
Is there a connection between religion and the pursuit of justice? Yes there is. The biblical text clearly articulates the relationship between faith, service and the pursuit of social justice. #justice #environmentaljustice #economicjustice #judicialreforms Please visit "Faith Talk" @www.revjaystuartglover.com and join our mailing list
Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr- I thought it would be a good idea to reflect on some of his words from his book entitled "Strength To Love." #mlk #socialjustice #socialhealing #mlkday
We are living during a time where much emphasis is placed on identity. Gender identity, political identity, and more. If there is any ambiguity around the idea of Christian identity the Prophet Isaiah brings clarity.
A wonderful way to approach the new year from a posture of humility. the practice of prayer, seeking the face of God and turning from our "wicked ways." Be sure to visit www.revjaystuartglover.com #healing #prayer #humility #repentance #healing
The Hanukkah celebration is misunderstood by many. Rabbi James Prosnit offers a bit of clarity for those who don't know the underlying story. Interfaith dialogue helps us to appreciate the "religious other," celebrate the presence of God, and dismantle harmful stereotypes. #hanukkah #jewish #jewishholiday #interfaith #religion #judaism
As we journey through the Advent season, it is good to reconsider ways in which we actually hear from God. This episode introduces praying with scripture as one way to hear from God. A guest, "Chris" called in sharing his experience. You can reach out to Rev Jay Stuart Glover…
As we have entered the Advent Season, let us prepare our hearts and minds for celebrating the birth of Jesus as well as His coming again. As we embrace the teachings of Jesus, the Apostles and embrace the Holy Spirit that lives within, there is hope for a brighter tomorrow.…
Listen to Giovanni Young, a young college student, share about the Catholic tradition and his religious experience. #catholic #faith #religion #ecumenical #christian
Hurtful experiences, harmful teaching, a poor image of self and a poor image of God all contribute to the perpetuation of personal shame. Embracing the gospel message of hope, liberation, rescue, freedom and healing can bring transformative healing to our lived experience. #salvation #healing #healingjourney #innerpeace #Jesus #jesuschrist Be sure…
Edited version of a previously recorded episode. Whereas Roman's Road articulates God's plan of salvation, my call in guest Jason Kinte, raises issues that, he proposes cause people to resist the invitation of God.#romansroad #salvation #religon
Roman's Road is a short collection of scriptures thematically connected to God's plan of salvation. A guest (Jason Kinte) called in from Antigua and his comments certainly open the door for dialogue and criticism. Please visit the website @www.revjaystuartglover to leave your comments, leave a voice mail, register as a…
Jesus gives sight to a blind man. The disciples do not clearly see or discern who Jesus is as Messiah. The blind mind was touched twice by Jesus before clarity set in. Perhaps the church needs another touch. #blind #healing #miracle #clarity #liberation#conciousness #sprituality #wisdom
If you are having trouble being grateful this Thanksgiving, here are some things to consider. #thanksgiving #gratitude #appreciation #thankful
The dialogue begins with a teaching on Luke 13:10-17. Jesus encounters a woman afflicted for 18 years. My guest William Blackfox called in with a testimony of almost dying from alcohol poisoning after drinking 2 half gallons of vodka and other liquor. He has been sober for 30 years and…
A reflection on the story of Jesus calling Lazarus from the tomb and how it serves as a model for supportive ministry to the liberated.
The man in the story is uncertain about the willingness of Jesus to make him "clean." What about us?
Nikita bravely shared her testimony/ experience with God's activity in her life. My prayer is that someone will be encouraged to find strength for today and hope for tomorrow through her powerful story.